AGF Trophy awarded as part of FIG World Cup in Baku (PHOTO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Mar. 15
By Jani Babayeva – Trend:
The awarding ceremony for the AGF Trophy, the special award from the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation, was held as part of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, Trend reports.
The AGF Trophy was awarded to gymnasts Jade Carey (USA) and Konstantin Kuzovkov (Georgia) for the highest executive score.
The award was presented by Nurlana Mammadzade, Secretary General of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation.
The FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup is being held at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku and brings together the strongest gymnasts from 41 countries.
The competition is important for athletes who want to get to the Summer Olympics in Tokyo in 2020.
Gymnasts Murad Agarzayev, Ivan Tikhonov, Nikita Simonov and Marina Nekrasova represent Azerbaijan at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup.
Qualifications are being held during the first two days of the four-day competition, while the finals will be held during the last two days. The gymnasts who will get the highest points for the performance will be awarded with the traditional AGF Trophy Cup.